1912 ELECTORS CERTIFICATE OF HAND COUNTY, S.D.
PRESIDENT & V.P.
REPUBLICAN PARTY Oscar Olson Lemmon, SD
H. D. Preston Mitchell, SD
L. T. Van Slyke Aberdeen, SD
F. H. Rugg Rapid City, S.D.
J. S. Thomson Centerville, S.D.
DEMOCRACTIC PARTY Millard Aasved Leola, S.D.
John P. Bielin Gregory, S.D.
A. E. Hitchcock Mitchell, S.D.
Isaac B. Matthews Columbia, S.D.
James Mee Centerville, S.D.
PROHIBITION PARTY C. M. Dahlberg Stransburg, S.D.
H. T. Hurd Howell, S.D.
John Nolt Mt. Vernon, S.D.
Earl McCain Underwood, S.D.
C. K. Thompson Northville, S.D.
SOCIALIST PARTY M. J. Foley Deadwood, S.D.
Walter A. Williams Huron, S.D.
William Rhodes Chamberlain, S.D.
Richard Bunney Lead, S.D.
Republican Party Charles H. Burke Pierre, S.D.
Democratic Party C. Boyd Barrett, Sr. Aberdeen, S.D.
Prohibition Party W. J. Edgar Aberdeen, S.D.
Socialist Party E. Francis Atwood Sisseton, S.D.
JUDGE SUPREME CT.
Republican Party Samuel C. Polley Deadwood, S.D.
JUDGE SUPREME CT.
Republican Party John Howard Gates Sioux Fall, S.D.
Democratic Party B. C. Matthews Sioux Fall, S.D.
JUDGE SUPREME CT.
Republican Party Chas. S. Whiting DeSmet, S.D.
JUDGE SUPREME CT.
Independent James W. Fowler, Sr. Deadwood, S.D.
Republican Party Frank M. Byrne Faulkton, S.D.
Democratic Party Edwin S. Johnson Yankton, S.D.
Prohibition Party O.W. Butterfield Miller, S.D.
Socialist Party Samuel Lovett Sioux Falls, S.D.
Republican Party E. L. Abel Huron, S.D.
Democratic Party O. D. Anderson Corsica, S.D.
Prohibition Party Ed. Cochran Ipswich, S.D.
Socialist Party B. H. Wright Highmore, S.D.
SECRETARY of STATE
Republican Party Frank Glasner Tyndall, S.D.
Democratic Party M. F. Stewart Selby, S.D.
Prohibition Party Geo. F. Sheldon Iroquois, S.D.
Socialist Party LeRoy Hixson Milesville, S.D.
and PUBLIC LANDS
Republican Party F. F. Brinker Madison, S.D.
Democratic Party Geo. H. Smith Reliance, S.D.
Prohibition Party D. N. McCullough Presho, S.D.
Socialist Party S. H. Goodfellow Brookings, S.D.
SUPT. PUBLIC INSTR.
Republican Party C. G. Lawrence Canton, S.D.
Democratic Party L. M. Powers Murdo, S.D.
Prohibition Party Lois Wilson Jellies Ipswich, S.D.
Republican Party A. W. Ewert Pierre, S.D.
Democratic Party P. B. Gannon Aberdeen, S.D.
Prohibition Party W. J. Haberlein Wessington Springs,S.D.
Socialist Party M. G. Opsahl Sioux Falls, S.D.
Republican Party Royal C. Johnson Highmore, S.D.
Democratic Party W. A. Lynch Huron, S.D.
Republican Party Henry B. Anderson Mitchell, S.D.
Democratic Party J. P. Croal Sisseton, S.D.
Prohibition Party W. J. Loucks Spencer, S.D.
Republican Party John J. Murphy Parker, S.D.
Democratic Party L. C. Campbell Sioux Falls, S.D.
Prohibition Party W. H. Gifford Parker, S.D.
Socialist Party Ole Venjum Brookings, S.D.
Republican Party C. M. Carroll Miller, S.D.
Democratic Party L. E. Cummings Highmore, S.D.
Prohibition Party W. S. Doty Miller, S.D.
Republican Party J. R. Speirs Ree Heights, S.D.
Democratic Party J. M. King St. Lawrence, S.D.
Prohibition Party W. J. Morrow Miller, S.D.
Republican Party R. C. Anderson Miller, S.D.
Republican Party D. A. Lewis Glendale, S.D.
Democratic Party H. W. Bornhurst Rockham, S.D.
REGISTER OF DEEDS
Republican Party Webster L. Davis Miller, S.D.
Republican Party R. S. Mead Miller, S.D.
Democratic Party J. C. Wilson St. Lawrence, S.D.
Republican Party J. J. Morris Miller, S.D.
Democratic Party Chas. P. Corcoran Miller, S.D.
CLERK OF COURTS
Republican Party W. A. Peterson St. Lawrence, S.D.
Democratic Party W. E. Morrow Miller, S.D.
Republican Party F. R. Fisher Miller, S.D.
Democratic Party S. B. Ghrist Miller, S.D.
SUPT. Of SCHOOLS
Republican Party May Rudd Miller, S.D.
Republican Party S. R. Wallis Miller, S.D.
Democratic Party L. D. Sweetland Miller, S.D.
JUSTICE of the PEACE
Republican Party W. E. Burke Miller, S.D.
Democratic Party J. D. Miller Miller, S.D.
Justice of the PEACE
Republican Party G. C. Briggs Miller, S.D.
Democratic Party Henry A. Morrow Ree Heights, S.D.
F. P. Calkins St. Lawrence, S.D
A. J. Gifford Miller, S.D.
Democratic Party W. H. Thomas St. Lawrence, S.D.
Freeman Ping Miller, S.D.
Charles Williams Miller, S.D.
T. J VanBrunt St. Lawrence, S.D.
CERTIFICATE OF NOMINATIONS
State of South Dakota, County of Hand:
This is to certify that pursuant to the provisions of Chapter 19 Article 6 of the revised Political Code of 1903, the following nominations of Presidential electors, Representatives in Congress and State officerss to be voted for at the general election to be held on the 5th day of November, 1912, throughout the State of South Dakota, duly certified to this office by the Honorable Secretary of Stateof South Dakota, and the following nominations for legislative and county officers for Hand county, S.D., have been duly certified.
The names and addresses of such nominees are as follows, to wit:
In testimony whereof I have here unto set my hand and seal of the county of Hand, State of South Dakota, this 24th day of October, 1912. [SEAL]
Chas. I. Odle, Auditor of Hand County, S. D.
NOTICE OF ELECTION
Notice is hereby given that on the first Tuesday after the first Monday in November, being the 5th day of November next, 1912, at the several voting precincts in Hand County, S.D. a general election will be held for Congressman, State, County, Judicial and District officers.
One member of the National House of Representatives.
One Lieutenant Governor.
One Secretary of State.
One State Treasurer.
One State Auditor.
One Attorney General.
One State Supt. of Public Instruction.
One Commissioner of School and Public Lands.
One Railroad Commissioner.
One Justice of the Supreme Court, 1st. District.
One Justice of the Supreme Court, 2nd. District.
One Justice of the Supreme Court, 3rd. District
One Justice of the Supreme Court, 4th. District.
One Justice of the Supreme Court, 5th. District.
One State Senator, 23rd District.
One Member House of Representatives 25th District.
One County Judge.
One County Auditor.
One Register of Deeds.
One County Treasurer.
One States Attorney.
One Clerk of Circuit and County Courts.
One Superintendent of Schools.
One County Coroner.
Four Justices of the Peace.
One County Commissioner, 1st Dist.
The Polls of said election will be opened at 8 o'clock in the morning and will continue open until 5 o'clock in the afternoon of the same day.
The places of holding the said general election will be the usual voting places in the several voting precincts in Hand County, S. D.
Dated at Miller, S.D., this 7th day October, 1912.
Chas. I. Odle,
Auditor of Hand County, S.D.
VOL. 6. ST. LAWRENCE, SOUTH DAKOTA, FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 1, 1912. NO. 7
Vol 6 No. 8, Friday, November 8, 1912 issue of Hand County News
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WILSON TO BE NEXT PRESIDENT
State Goes for Roosevelt by About 5000. Byrne Pulls Through According to Late Reports
Hand County Gives Wilson About 150 Majority, Johnson 120. Burke for Congressman.
Carroll Probably Will Have About 12 Majority Over Cummings For State Senator.
State Senator - C. M Carroll.
Representative - J. R. Speirs.
Judge - R. C. Anderson
Auditor - D. A. Lewis
Register of Deeds - W. L. Davis
Treasurer - R. S. Mead
Sheriff - J. J. Morris
Clerk of Courts - W. E. Morrow
State's Attorney - S. V. Ghrist
Supt. of Schools - May Rudd
Coroner - Dr. S. R. Wallis
Co. Com'r, 1st Dist. - Chas. Roth
In this township 112 ballots were cast, 61 of which were for the democratic presidential electors and 41 for the republican.
For congressman Burke received 50 votes and Barrett 51.
State senator - Carroll 48, Cummings 57.
State representative - Speirs 31, King 74.
Treasurer - Mead 18, Wilson 93.
Sheriff - Morris 52, Corcoran 58.
Clerk - Peterson 54, Morrow 53.
Attorney - Ghrist 66, Fisher 42.
Auditor - Lewis __, Bornhurst __.
Commissioner, 1st District:
Douglass 16, Roth 95.
The following had no oppostion:
School Supt. - May Rudd
Judge - Anderson
Register of Deeds - Davis
[Railroad Comm. was not listed. CSR]
1912 ELECTION - HAND COUNTY, SOUTH DAKOTA BALLOT
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